Query the remixed ruin.
In Greece, on the island of Paros, a wall shows reuse and continuity of materials, with structural stability derived from reshaped and reoriented scraps of what had come before. Sustainability need not be perfect in the urban setting.
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I really enjoyed the conversation this morning on KUOW. It let me to your blog–I have one too, which might be subtitled “My Sub-urbanist” at